Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Risk Management articles below.
Sensors placed throughout buildings and sites help prevent and predict potentially damaging conditions. An expert from insurer Chubb’s IoT team discusses how this technology aids facility management.
The nation’s floodplains are expected to grow by 45% by the end of this century: Work to reduce risk from floods by reassessing the conditions around building sites.
Netwrix reveals the top five cybersecurity trends for organizations to keep an eye on in the second half of 2020 and beyond.
The American Society of Safety Professionals' (ASSP) Safety 2020: Virtual drew nearly 2,400 professionals who attended educational sessions and engaged with speakers, peers, and exhibitors to learn the latest in workplace safety.
Analyzing more than 20,000 workers’ compensation insurance claims, AmTrust Financial Services identified top three injuries with highest average payout.
AED Sentinel is a remote AED monitoring system that eliminates the need for human inspections, and provides AED program managers with the ultimate in ease of AED ownership.
The company's underwriting platform utilizes tens of thousands of data points to assess the risk surface of a smart building, including a review of exposed Internet-connected IoT devices.
The free workplace violence and active shooter training seminar for business leaders and C-suite executives attracted nearly 200 attendees in Florida. More are planned across the U.S.
World Resources Institute and MIT Sloan School of Management have proposed a method to help pinpoint where utilities and local governments may need to fortify water management efforts.
The Disaster Recovery Pocket Source is an essential reference for those responsible for helping to put organizations back to normal after a crisis.
The digital web-based Facility Manager app is designed to enhance the safety and sustainability of aquatic facilities.
Provides current risk management strategies and tactics to help keep workers safe by addressing the evolution of electrical technology.
For warehouse facility managers operating automatic storage and retrieval systems (ASRS), related guidelines on fire safety are available from insurer FM Global.
Without a properly structured program, owners may unnecessarily assume financial responsibility for losses caused by a third party on their properties.
Third-party Vendor Risk Management is flawed due to lack of focus on People Risk. View this free video webinar and learn how to assess and manage the risk of vendors who work in your facility.
Data center facilities implement Institute standards to mitigate risk and improve performance, and CNA has recognized the benefits.
The new facility enables this commercial property insurance provider to build upon existing learning opportunities for employees and clients.
The 2017 FM Global Resilience Index from commercial property insurer FM Global probes business vulnerabilities in nearly 130 nations.
The new service delivers facility management professionals and other stakeholders in-depth OSHA compliance analyses and ratings.
Produced by Dodge Data & Analytics, in partnership with Alliant Insurance Services, the Managing Risk in the Construction Industry report provides insight for contractors, as well as building owners.
Planet Risk is incorporating Schneider Electric’s weather service forecast information into its Advanced Intelligence Management System (AIMS).
Outsourcing services is no longer a question of “should we or shouldn’t we?” but of “how much should we outsource to improve performance, and with whom?”
In new research, JLL acknowledges the challenge to ensure critical global compliance goals across multiple dimensions are achieved.
Employing this concept fosters holistic emergency alert and response management.
The terms of a warranty can range depending on the commercial roofing system, and there are certainly many factors to consider.
Many types of extreme events are expected to increase in frequency and magnitude in the future and pose hazards to NASA's mission, infrastructure, facilities, and workforce.
Study shows 60% of companies indicate water is poised to affect business growth and profitability within five years; more than 80% say it will influence decisions on where to locate facilities.
As the 10-year anniversary approaches, commercial real estate and facilities management professionals are still reinforcing the resulting changes and integrating new best practices to keep their buildings and occupants safe.
The disaster plans of many international organizations and businesses have been put to the test by recent world events and some were found lacking, according to risk management experts.